UAlbany Indoor Track - W BIO
Silvia Del Fava
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Silvia Del Fava 1062645
Position: Distance
Height: 5'4"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lucca, Italy
High School: ITG Nottolini
Other College: University of Florence
Major: Urban Studies and Planning

Del Fava's TFRRS Profile

Personal Best Marks
1,500-meters: 4:41.99
3,000-meters: 9:48.07
5,000-meters: 16:46.07
10,000-meters: 35:26.04
5K (XC): 18:29.7
6K (XC): 20:39.2


Cross Country
Season Bests
5K (XC): 18:29.7
6K (XC): 20:39.2

Del Fava ran the second fastest 6K in UAlbany history at Lehigh’s Paul Short Invitational, crossing the line in 10th place overall. Her effort earned her America East Performer of the Week honors. She placed seventh overall at the Pre-National Invitational, running a time of 20:54.0 for 6K.


Season Bests
3,000-meters: 10:21.23
5,000-meters: 17:51.64
10,000-meters: 36:14.33

Del Fava ran the 10,000 at both the America East Outdoor Championships, where she finished third, and ECAC Championships, where she finished sixth and ran her best time of the season.

Before UAlbany:
Del Fava is a two-time Junior National Team member for Italy. She competed in the 2005 Junior European XC Championships and Junior Worlds, and has posted times of 16:46 (5K) and 35:26 (10K).

Silvia Del Fava was born on November 15, 1987 to Fanco Del Fava and Daniela Domenici. She has one sister, Simona, and is majoring in urban studies and planning.

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